Australia, Britain say Aukus nuclear submarine deal ‘progressing well’

Published Feb 17 2022 at 2:19 AM GMT
  • Australia’s bid to acquire nuclear-powered submarines is making “significant progress”, the country said on Thursday in a joint statement with Britain after a virtual summit between their leaders.
  • US and British experts are now in Australia to advise on the project – announced in September under a new Australia-Britain-US defence alliance, Aukus – they said after talks between Prime Minister Scott Morrison and British leader Boris Johnson.
  • Australia says it plans to arm the submarines with….



  • Published Feb 17, 2022 2:19 AM GMT